“Don’t look! Don’t look yet.” Vincent poked me in the side. We were at the Monopole bar, popularly called “the moustache bin.” We all had a moustache in those days. But of course I did look. A hottie entered, with a very attractive face, a mischievous moustache, and in a tight jeans outfit. His shirt was wide open and showed an attractive hairy chest.
Dear Neighbors to the North, Brussels, or should I say some over-zealous French-speaking and Brussels-based interest groups in the GLBTI community, want to organize EuroPride in our capital in 2020. Bringing the EuroPride to Belgium is a good idea, but the thought of organizing it in Brussels gives me the chills.
Homonegativity has fallen sharply, and young people have their first sexual experience at a later age. At an average of 18.6 years, half of Dutch youth in the age bracket 12-25 has had sexual intercourse. In 2012 this was 17.1. These are some of the results of the third edition of a representative and large-scale study Seks onder je 25e.
The 45 Rainbow Cities want to continue their policy aimed at increasing social acceptance and the emancipation and security of LGBTIs. This intention is recorded in the declaration of intent Van Regenboog naar Horizon, which was presented at the city hall in Den Bosch during Pink Saturday 2017.
In the winter of 2015-2016, a comprehensive exhibition of works by Keith Haring was held at the Kunsthal in Rotterdam, and this summer, up to August 27, it will host a grand retrospective of Robert Mapplethorpe’s life and work. Even though Mapplethorpe (1946-1989) and Haring (1958-1990) had a twelve-year age difference and their artistic visual language is extremely different, there are also striking similarities.
This year, the theme of Pride Amsterdam is “This Is My Pride.” But what does that mean? Does it mean something different for different people and groups? Senior Pride looked into what Pride exactly entails to the different letters in GLBTIQ.
FunHouse XXL- for the second time now, the Gashouder venue will also be incorporated into this Pride edition of FunHouse. An unprecedented laser-light and visual spectacle show is unleashed in this industrial monument, an absolutely unique location.
This year, the twenty-second edition of Pride Amsterdam will take place. Earlier this year, Artis Zoo proudly announced the fact that for the first time in its history, a couple of griffon vultures (Gyps fulvus) is taking care of a chick. The egg of the male couple was found unsupervised and was placed in an incubator.
The nostalgic ones among us can truly indulge themselves on July 29, when a special homage to Abraham Tuschinski’s famous Soirée Dansant & Chantant will take place at the beloved and luxuriously decorated room on the first floor of Tushinski’s film palace.